The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 33 27 17
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -10
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 3 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 1.19% 2.40% 8.78%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.69% 13.16% 46.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 7
Average daily rate
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£363 £320 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.28% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £333 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.75% +2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.63 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.66% +7.14%
Visual Studio
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the North Yorkshire region.

Development Applications Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
39 38 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 15.48% 18.27% 18.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 25 19
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £350 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.16%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Visual Studio across the North Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Visual Studio across the North Yorkshire region.

Visual Studio Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Visual Studio across the North Yorkshire region.

Visual Studio Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York -13 1 - - 6
Middlesbrough - 1 - -
Visual Studio
Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio.

1 10 (90.91%) C#
1 10 (90.91%) .NET
1 10 (90.91%) ASP.NET
1 10 (90.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (81.82%) jQuery
2 9 (81.82%) TDD
2 9 (81.82%) MVC
2 9 (81.82%) T-SQL
2 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
3 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (63.64%) Entity Framework
4 7 (63.64%) LINQ
4 7 (63.64%) SQL
5 6 (54.55%) HTML
5 6 (54.55%) CSS
5 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
5 6 (54.55%) .NET Framework
6 5 (45.45%) JSON
6 5 (45.45%) Web Development
6 5 (45.45%) Subversion
6 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (45.45%) RESTful
6 5 (45.45%) KnockoutJS
6 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 5 (45.45%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
7 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
8 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (27.27%) IIS
8 3 (27.27%) MCAD
8 3 (27.27%) MCSD

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (27.27%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 1 (9.09%) MS Access
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (90.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (45.45%) Subversion
3 1 (9.09%) Toad
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) .NET Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior .NET Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Software Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) DBA
4 1 (9.09%) MI Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) .NET
1 10 (90.91%) ASP.NET
2 9 (81.82%) jQuery
3 7 (63.64%) LINQ
3 7 (63.64%) Entity Framework
4 6 (54.55%) HTML
4 6 (54.55%) CSS
4 6 (54.55%) .NET Framework
5 5 (45.45%) JSON
5 5 (45.45%) RESTful
5 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (45.45%) KnockoutJS
5 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 3 (27.27%) CSS3
6 3 (27.27%) HTML5
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) MVC
1 9 (81.82%) TDD
2 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) Web Development
3 5 (45.45%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (27.27%) Mobile Development
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (9.09%) Data Management
6 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (9.09%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) C#
2 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 9 (81.82%) T-SQL
3 7 (63.64%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) VB
4 1 (9.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) MCAD
1 3 (27.27%) MCSD
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
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